Agri-Ciencia Consultores de Engenharia


Agri-Ciência was created in 2000 by a research and teaching group from two Portuguese universities. The team members are specialised in several areas which are intertwined and allow the company to provide services in areas such as: agricultural planning, economy and management, IT, databases and GIS. Agri-Ciência aims to contribute to a more competitive and sustainable agriculture economy, an agricultural model which is able to take advantage of all the challenges and opportunities of the new economy. The main business activities of the company are related to information systems applied to agriculture: databases, websites, information management systems, precision agriculture, and decision support systems. AGRI provides services related to agricultural planning at regional and farm levels, and is currently working with wireless communications applied to agriculture in the Precision Viticulture service iFarm®.With i-Farm® they have developed an information system that gathers data from a set of phyto-sensors integrated as instrumentation islands at farm level, for technicians to help the decision-making.